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Three Dead in Nigeria After Shiites and Army Clash

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Three supporters of an imprisoned Shiite cleric were killed over the weekend in the Nigerian capital Abuja after clashes with the army, a military spokesman said. According to Nigeria's military, soldiers transporting weapons and ammunition were "attacked" by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) at the Zuba Bridge on Saturday afternoon. The IMN members had established an "illegal roadblock denying motorists free passage" and when the military tried...

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